Goofy vs Goof - What's the difference?
| Derived terms
Goofy is a derived term of goof.
As a adjective goofy
is silly, quirky.
As a noun goof is
(us) a mistake or error,.
As a verb goof is
(us) to make a mistake.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
, date=December 29
, author=Paul Doyle
, title=Arsenal's Theo Walcott hits hat-trick in thrilling victory over Newcastle
, work=The Guardian
, passage=Glorious attacking and goofy defending: here was a match that encapsulated the madcap appeal of this season's Premier League.}}
From the way the Disney character was first depicted surfing, with right foot forward.
[ BBC Sport, ]
"Sochi 2014: A jargon-busting guide to the halfpipe", 11 February 2014
(snowboarding) riding with right foot forward.
* (snowboarding) regular
* (snowboarding) switch
(US) A mistake or error,
# (US, cinematography) An error made during production which finds its way into the final release.
(US) A foolish and/or silly person; a goofball.
- I made a goof in that last calculation.
A child molester.
- Your little brother is a total goof .
* (error) blooper, boo-boo, error, faux pas, fluff, gaffe, lapse, mistake, slip, stumble, thinko
* See also
(US) To make a mistake.
(US) To engage in mischief.
- It's my fault: I goofed.
- We were just goofing by painting the neighbors cat green.
* See also
(terms derived from goof)
* goof around
* goof off
* goof up